[At-Large] ICANN Board Nomination

McTim dogwallah at gmail.com
Fri Sep 3 13:46:05 UTC 2010

Hi Thomas,

On Fri, Sep 3, 2010 at 2:56 PM, Thomas Narten <narten at us.ibm.com> wrote:
> To clarify one point...
> "John R. Levine" <johnl at iecc.com> writes:
>> If ICANN paid the rest of the board, like they now pay the chair,
>> the pool of candidates would be much larger.
> To be clear, the chair is not paid today. No one on the board
> is. There is a proposal in the works to change that (see the ICANN web
> pages), especially for the chair, but the process for making such a
> change has not yet completed, and it has not been determined when
> (assuming it happens) it will go into effect and whether it will apply
> to current board members, etc.

I read the other day that it went into effect on 6th Aug, but I may be
mistaken on the date...it's in the Board Minutes of last meeting.  The
Chair gets 75K USD per year IIRC>


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